Upcoming History Conversations

First Saturday of the month

10:00 – 11:30 am

Hiram Morgan Hill House 

 

Presentations are free, no reservation required 

pastries and beverages served

Conversations will not be held in May, July, November and December

Join us monthly for a conversation with a notable contributor to our community and heritage.  This is a monthly interactive series where you can participate in the conversation or just listen and learn. These events are free and no reservations are required. Check our website, sign up for our email list and/or follow us on Facebook for detailed program topics and speakers each month.

Saturday, February 1st

Topic:             “Our Living Traditions”

Presenter:      Elena E. Robles

Elena E. Robles is a nationally-recognized Dance Anthropologist, an expert in Mexican culture and traditions, and a Native Californian. Her work in the performing arts has been featured in television, You Tube, documentaries and in magazines from around the world as well as recognized multiple times by the National Endowment for the Arts and the California Arts Council.

Join us for an enjoyable presentation about the many contributions of our rich Mexican, Chicano and Latino heritage. Meander through a timeline of events, cultural iconography, and visual examples of fine artisan crafts and hear of their origins.  Sample food and make new friends.

Visit Villa Mira Monte:

17860 Monterey Road

P. O. Box 1258

Morgan Hill, CA 95038-1258

Museum Hours:

Fridays:   1:00-3:00

Saturdays:  10:00-1:00